This would leave an impeachment inquiry as the way to maximize leverage:
This will escalate. There is no point at which the administration will stop treating the House as fundamentally illegitimate.
Here's my first piece on this, quoting @RDEliason on why it could strengthen case for getting Trump's tax returns:
True! But this @adamliptak
piece should force a discussion.
Shouldn't we explore this notion further before casting it aside?
The stakes of failure are very high, as I tried to argue: